There were no major surprises in India's 30-member preliminary World Cup squad announced by the BCCI in Mumbai on Saturday. Prolific Mumbai batsman Ajinkya Rahane is the only uncapped player to be included in the squad which will be pruned to 15 players by January 19. Former India allrounder Irfan Pathan is a notable omission.
The full squad: MS Dhoni, Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar, Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, Suresh Raina, Harbhajan Singh, Zaheer Khan, Ashish Nehra, Sreesanth, Munaf Patel, Ishant Sharma, Vinay Kumar, M Vijay, Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, Ajinkya Rahane, Saurabh Tiwary, Yusuf Pathan, Parthiv Patel, R Ashwin, Wriddhiman Saha, Dinesh Karthik, Shikhar Dhawan, Amit Mishra, Piyush Chawla, Cheteshwar Pujara, Pragyan Ojha, Praveen Kumar
World Cup 2011